A Final Farewell?
12 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 5    4.1/5
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Seated in the small confines of the church, the smells of old wood, both from the walls and the hard pew on which I was sat, permeated the air.  The darkness was heavy, as the sun had not risen strong …

“E”
12 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 512 votes, average: 4.08 out of 5    4.1/5
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“E” The gas station was still just a small matchbox in the distance. The sign just outside of Merkittsville warned her that it was the “last stop for 80 miles for gas” but she figured she had more than enough …

A Civil War Story
68 votes, average: 4.06 out of 568 votes, average: 4.06 out of 568 votes, average: 4.06 out of 568 votes, average: 4.06 out of 568 votes, average: 4.06 out of 5    4.1/5
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“Sergeant, we were told to go out, capture members of Mosby’s Rangers, bring back the partisans to Captain Cole at Warrenton, and that’s that. You order me to charge into a small farmhouse. You start shooting, killing two women and …

The Bloody Alley
20 votes, average: 4.05 out of 520 votes, average: 4.05 out of 520 votes, average: 4.05 out of 520 votes, average: 4.05 out of 520 votes, average: 4.05 out of 5    4.1/5
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 1 – Typical Talk Omitting the chatter and laughter coming out of the only pub in the small town, the night was silent and calm. The pub shone a little light outside, making visible only the front of it, and …

The Ghost
22 votes, average: 4.00 out of 522 votes, average: 4.00 out of 522 votes, average: 4.00 out of 522 votes, average: 4.00 out of 522 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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I have just sat down at my computer to try and write down the events that have just occurred. I must hurry as I fear I have little time left to accomplish this. I only need to go back two …

The Cats
21 votes, average: 4.00 out of 521 votes, average: 4.00 out of 521 votes, average: 4.00 out of 521 votes, average: 4.00 out of 521 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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Ricky and Robin Kelsey had been married for eight years. All the while they had been looking for that perfect house. They had found a few that they could afford but none that felt right. They didn’t feel at home …

A Conversation
18 votes, average: 4.00 out of 518 votes, average: 4.00 out of 518 votes, average: 4.00 out of 518 votes, average: 4.00 out of 518 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5    4.0/5
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“Uncle Edwin.” “Mmph.” “Uncle Edwin.” “Wha…Bebe…sumthin’ the matter?” “No.” “Why’d you wake me up?” “I wanted to tell you something.” “What?” “I watched you while you were sleeping.” “Hunh. Damn it, something bit me.” “You want some pink itch cream?” …